Chicago is facing a stretch of sunny skies with slightly below-average temperatures for the next several days before a stray thunderstorm could move in over the weekend.
With temperatures usually at the 82 F mark for this time of year, Chicago will have slightly cooler temperatures in the mid-70s with the chance of reaching 80 F closer to the weekend.
Daytime skies will be mostly sunny with some clouds. Night skies will follow a similar pattern and remain clear.
Overnight temperatures will rest in the upper 60s.
Looking ahead to the weekend, the Chicago area may be dealing with spotty thunderstorms on Saturday before a clear Sunday approaches. Temperatures will remain cooler than normal.
Maysak has become a super typhoon over the Pacific Ocean and will bring life-threatening conditions to Yap and the Philippines.
As sunshine warms parts of the South, Plains and Southwest on Easter Sunday, cold air and spotty snow will linger in the Northeast and rain will dampen parts of the West and Texas.
A widespread severe weather threat will target the central Plains on Wednesday afternoon following spotty severe storms in the South on Tuesday.
For the third time in a two-year timespan, a “blood moon” will cast an eerie glow above Earth.
Yet another round of severe weather is in store for parts of the Plains and Mississippi Valley on Thursday, making for the third consecutive day of organized severe weather in the region.
With 30 plus years of experience managing ski resorts in the California, Tim Cohee has seen his share of challenging winters, but this winter has been the worst.
Boston, MA (1997)
25.4" of snow - greatest snowfall ever in a 24 hour period. 100,000 people without power. Winds gusted to 54 mph.
Catskills, (NY State) (1997)
Between 35-40" of snow bury higher elevations.
Solomon Islands (2007)
A magnitude 8.0 earthquake and an accompanying tsunami left thousands homeless but mercifully few dead.